Hoose o Thurn und Taxis

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coat o airms o the Hoose o Thurn und Taxis.


The Hoose o Thurn und Taxis is a family o German nobility that is part of the Briefadel. It wis a key player in the postal services in Europe during the 16t century, until the end o the Haly Roman Empire in 1806. The family is ane o the wealthiest in Germany an has resided at Saunt Emmeram's Aibey in Regensburg since 1748. They haed the teetle Prince o Thurn und Taxis raised frae 'Coont in 1695 for Eugen Alexander von Thurn und Taxis. The heid o the hoose today is Albert, 12t Prince o Thurn und Taxis.